ShapeBase.BehindText property

Specifies whether the shape is below or above text.

public bool BehindText { get; set; }


Has effect only for top level shapes.

The default value is false.


Shows how to insert a floating image to the center of a page.

Document doc = new Document();
DocumentBuilder builder = new DocumentBuilder(doc);

// Insert a floating image that will appear behind the overlapping text and align it to the page's center.
Shape shape = builder.InsertImage(ImageDir + "Logo.jpg");
shape.WrapType = WrapType.None;
shape.BehindText = true;
shape.RelativeHorizontalPosition = RelativeHorizontalPosition.Page;
shape.RelativeVerticalPosition = RelativeVerticalPosition.Page;
shape.HorizontalAlignment = HorizontalAlignment.Center;
shape.VerticalAlignment = VerticalAlignment.Center;

doc.Save(ArtifactsDir + "Image.CreateFloatingPageCenter.docx");

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